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Cambridge College

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
For more than 45 years Cambridge College has been a leader and pioneer in adult learning. With a main campus in Boston, Massachusetts, and four regional locations nationwide, we provide academically excellent, time-efficient, and affordable higher education to a diverse population of adult learners.

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 Founded in 1971, Cambridge College is a private non-profit institution of higher education accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and all programs are authorized by the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education.  Recognized as a pioneer in providing quality higher education to adult learners, Cambridge College offers flexible undergraduate and graduate degree programs.


Cambridge College offers high-quality academic programs during fall, spring, and summer. Convenient for working adults, most courses are taught evenings and weekends, many blending onsite and online components. 

Our more than 30,000 alumni are the best evidence of the quality and value of a Cambridge College education. Each day, all around the world, they are changing the schools in which they teach and lead, the healthcare and social service agencies in which they work, and the communities in which they live and serve. The impact they have on the world begins with the open doors and accessible opportunities at Cambridge College.


The Cambridge College Career Resource Center assists students in their discovery, exploration, experiential learning, and pursuit of career goals and aspirations. 

The Cambridge College Resource Center is a support center where working adult students learn to embrace their life challenges as strengths. Students will gain confidence in the experiences and the knowledge gained while at Cambridge College.

 If you're talented and energetic, dedicated and creative, and have the drive to make a difference, then consider a career at Cambridge College. Cambridge College welcomes qualified and goal oriented individuals to join our dynamic team. 


Student services

Students and faculty come from many parts of the world and every imaginable cultural background.  You will experience our unique adult learning model as well as meet our knowledgeable faculty, practitioners, advisors, and administrative staff who will prepare you intellectually and professionally for productive lives in a global, knowledge-based environment. They will guide and support you as you engage in exciting academic pursuits at our main campus or any of our regional centers.

Housing services

 Located at the historic Hood Park in Boston, MA, the new 85,000 square foot location offers the opportunity to create a unified campus in a state of the art facility in a location that is easily accessible from communities throughout the Greater Boston and surrounding areas.

Some of the benefits of locating the new campus in this dynamic and emerging neighborhood include opportunities to utilize the design to accommodate flexible classrooms, advanced technology, and thoughtfully considered student centered amenities, as well as expanded ease of access to and from surrounding communities and ample parking.

Library services

The Cambridge College Online Library (CCOL) provides an extensive collection of full-text articles from thousands of scholarly journals and books, live reference librarian support 24/7,  and instruction and resources for doing research in all our programs. Please take some time to browse the site and familiarize yourself with our services. We hope you'll enjoy doing research in our online space.

ICT services

  • The Office of Information Technology is available to support the variety of IT issues students, faculty, and staff may have at the College. 
  • Every campus has local IT technicians to assist you and to help maintain equipment, classrooms, and computer drop in centers.

Medical services

  • Cambridge College is dedicated to supporting the health and safety of its students, faculty, employees and visitors.
  • In the event of an emergency, students, faculty and/or employees should immediately contact Public Safety or the local police. 

Student Life

Campus life

Consolidated location expands capacity, increases opportunities and enhances access(Cambridge, MA)  The Cambridge College Board of Trustees announced plans to consolidate their two campuses in Cambridge into a new, integrated facility in 2017.  Located at the historic Hood Park in Boston, MA, the new 85,000 square foot location offers the opportunity to create a unified campus in a state of the art facility in a location that is easily accessible from communities throughout the Greater Boston and surrounding areas.


Cambridge College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Accreditation of an institution of higher education by the New England Association indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality periodically applied through a peer review process. An accredited college or university is one which has available the necessary resources to achieve its stated purposes through appropriate educational programs, is substantially doing so, and gives reasonable evidence that it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Institutional integrity is also addressed through accreditation.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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